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Three Dimensional Facade Transforms Historic City With Alucobond

Project Name: Uppsala Concert and Congress Hall
Project Location: Uppsala, Sweden
Alucobond Materials: Sunrise Silver Metallic
Year of Completion: 2007
Architect: Henning Larsen Architects
Fabricator: Flex Fassader AB, Orebro, Sweden
Photography Uppsala Concert and Congress Hall via STYLEPARK

Henning Larsen Architects won first place out of 134 global applicants for their design for the Uppsala Concert and Congress Hall in Sweden.

Arena Design Mimics Eternity Puzzle Using 14,000 Alucobond Panels

Project Name: Perth Arena
Project Location: Perth, Western Australia
Alucobond Materials: Alucobond Plus custom Perth colors
Year of Completion: 2012
Architect: ARM Architecture and Carmeron Chisholm Nicol (CCN)
Fabricator: Alcom Fabricators
Photography Duncan Barnes, Carol Darby, ARM Architecture and CCN

Perth Arena is a sporting and entertainment arena in Western Australia built in a collaborative effort by architecture firms, ARM and Carmeron Chisholm Nicol (CCN). It is designed to mimic the intricacy of an Eternity puzzle with all of the pieces of the façade forming some combination of equilateral and half-triangles. Sources further state that the arena is said to be a modern interpretation of the state’s oldest public building, Round House in Fremantle.

Winery Designed With Alucobond ACM Reflects Lakeside’s Natural Beauty

Project Name: Painted Rock Estate Winery Tasting Room
Project Location: Penticton, BC, Canada
Alucobond Materials: Custom Seafoam Metallic and NaturAL Reflect
Year of Installation: 2013
Architect: Fallowfield Design + Development in association with Robert Mackenzie Architect Inc.
Fabricator: Keith Panel Systems Co. Ltd., Vancouver, British Columbia
Attachment System: KPS System A Plus pressure-equalized rainscreen
Installer: Laing Roofing Ltd., Kelowna, British Columbia,
Images: Photos © Carey Tarr courtesy of Painted Rock Estate Winery Ltd.

The singular focus of Painted Rock Estate Winery, according to proprietor John Skinner, had been “all about the wine” since he and his family purchased this 60-acre property overlooking the eastern shore of Skaha Lake in Penticton, British Columbia, in 2004. That single-minded emphasis has produced extraordinary results for this young winery – most recently named “Winery of the Year” in British Columbia in the 2013 InterVin International Wine Awards, which awarded gold medals for Painted Rock’s 2010 Cabernet and 2010 Syrah wines.